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Corn on the Cob… Cupcakes?

This next summertime treat comes from the cupcake genius, Karen Track. Add these cupcakes to your next BBQ and watch your guests go from very confused to very impressed! Is it corn or is it a cupcake? Jelly beans create such a realistic replication of this summertime favorite. The 'pats of ... Continue Reading

Cupcakes in a Jar

The next time you want a unique and shippable gift... take a look at the Etsy store Fat Daddy Bake Shop. They offer a novel product... a cupcake in a jar! How clever... why didn't I think of that! While I've never tasted their crazy concoctions , they definitely sound de-lish. What lady wouldn't ... Continue Reading

Stencil-Painted Rose Cake

How to stencil and paint a cake | Learn how from Gateaux Inc on

Who's ready to learn something fabulous today?! We're so excited to welcome Robin Martin of Gateaux Inc. back to the blog today!  We know that when Robin stops by, she's bringing us something new and innovative!  And today is no exception.  Not only does Robin create gorgeous cakes as the owner ... Continue Reading

8 Game Day Desserts

Football Game Day Desserts that you can make at home |

Football season is officially here!  And I, for one, could not be more excited!  In my house, we're big fans of college football and everything that goes with it.  The rivalries, the tailgating, the fanatical superstitions that seem crazy (unless of course, they work) and the general excitement that ... Continue Reading

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Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies | by Lei Shishak author of Beach House Baking | on

Who doesn't love a good chocolate chip cookie?  It's a timeless treat that almost everyone can agree upon!  Around here, we never tire of new spins on this classic recipe.  Milk chocolate or dark chocolate, flat and crispy or soft and chewy.... we're up for anything chocolate chip cookie related.  ... Continue Reading

Red, White & Blue Desserts

American Flag Pie | by The Winthrop Chronicles on

With the Fourth of July holiday almost upon us, I thought we'd have a little red, white and blue fun today. We're taking a look at some of my favorite patriotic desserts from the blog and around the web.  Each one of these recipes is perfectly suited for Independence Day and is just begging for you ... Continue Reading

Chocolate Turtle Cake

Chocolate Turtle Cake Recipe | from The Southern Cake Book by Southern Living on

Today's recipe is a tad outrageous, in the oh-my-goodness that looks divine, kind of way.  It's a chocolate lovers fantasy with layers of chocolate cake studded with chocolate chips and pecans, stacked with swirls of dulce de leche infused frosting and topped with caramel drizzles.  It's finished ... Continue Reading

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DIY : Easter Bunny Garden

Easter Bunny Garden | tutorial from Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers by Lynlee Beckett

Easter is just a few days away but there's still plenty of time for today's DIY.  Who can resist an adorable bunny tail, all fluffy and white?  Especially when it's ridiculously cute like today's featured tutorial!  This little cupcake garden is filled with whimsical fondant bunnies, frilly cabbage ... Continue Reading

Erica OBrien : Contributor

Learn Cake Decorating online with Erica OBrien at Craftsy

Erica OBrien first discovered cake design quite by accident almost twenty years ago while living in New York.  She had always wanted to be an artist, and found that cake offered the artistic outlet she coveted. After moving to California in 2006, Erica began designing cakes full time.  She ... Continue Reading